Announcements December 1st – December 6th

Decorating For Christmas Tuesday, December 3rd, 9 am
Every year we have a group of volunteers who lovingly transform our sanctuary into a warm Christmas atmosphere.
We will be decorating soon this Tuesday.
If you are interested in helping out contact our coordinator, Susan Franke.
Text or call her at 760.419.2273.

California Artist Academy Christmas Cabaret Saturday, December 7th
Featuring students singing Christmas favorites.
Desserts, treats, raffles and more.
Saturday, December 7th at 7:00pm here at Grace Vineyard.
Tickets are $5 at the door.

Women’s Tamale Making Party Saturday, December 7th
We’re adding another menu item to the annual Christmas luncheon.
We’ll be making tamales at Shannon’s home (2044 Chestnut Ave, Carlsbad).
The party is from 10am-1pm and lunch is included. Cost is $10.
Space is limited so please sign up at the table in the lobby.
Call Kim Ohst for more details at 760.519.4558.

Intercessory Prayer Sunday, December 8th
We will meet, on the sanctuary terrace, 5-6:30 pm, to intercede for ministries our church is involved with.
We will pray for all the individual ministries, outreach and any events we plan.
Contact Shannon Frye with your questions, 760.419.4242.

Women’s Christmas Luncheon Saturday, December 14th, 11am-2pm
Join us for a magical time of celebrating Christ’s birth.
Our theme is “Celebrating Hope” and Margy Hill will be speaking.
We’ll have carols and a Christmas sock exchange (please bring a pair of wrapped Christmas socks).
Tamales, Soup, Salad and Dessert will be served.
Want to help?  Sign up to host a table or bring a soup or dessert.
Tickets are available for $15 at the table in the lobby.
Call Kim Ohst for more info at 760.519.4558.

Looking For A Place To Serve?
There are many opportunities to serve God here at Grace Vineyard.
We are always looking for volunteers in hospitality, greeters, security, youth, nursery, children’s ministry, Monday office help, and worship.
Fill out a connection card or call the office at 760.754.2974.

Can We Pray For You?
Write your prayer requests on a Connection Card located in the seatback pocket in front of you.
If you prefer you can call the church office or email your prayer needs to prayer@gracevcf.org.
The staff prays over these prayer requests and we also have an email prayer chain of prayer warriors who will pray for you if approved.
You can be assured all of your prayer requests will be handled confidentially.